Across Five Aprils Vocab.

Helpfulness: 0
Set Details Share
created 9 years ago by KendraaInez
37 views
book cover
Across Five Aprils
No Chapter
Subjects:
fiction
show moreless
Page to share:
Embed this setcancel
COPY
code changes based on your size selection
Size:
X
Show:
1

comeuppance

a penalty or rebuke that is deserved

2

delinquent

a person who violates the law.

3

prophetic

a foretelling of future events

4

perplexities

something that confuses or bewilders

5

gangrene

infection causing part of the body to rot.

6

feint

a false attack or blow.

7

parry

to deflect a blow or weapon

8

denounced

to accuse or blame

9

nullification

to deprive of legal force

10

jubilantly

having great joy.

11

gimcracks

a showy object that is cheap or useless

12

ne' er-do-well

a lazy or worthless person

13

terrain

a plot of ground

14

pandemonium

a violent or wild uproar

15

degradation

to be reduced in honor or quality

16

amnesty

pardon granted to a person or group

17

vicious

savage , malicious, spiteful

18

invective

abusive language or speech

19

paeans

a song of praise or thanksgiving

20

permeate

to penetrate or seep through.